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Permission management

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There are some differences in permission management between the old Frontpage sites and the new websites centrally hosted on DFS.

In Frontpage sites there were 5 types of users, called roles, each one with different level of access. However in the new infrastructure there are no different types of users.

You need to define separately:

  • Who is allowed to visit your site: Through Web servicesĀ website
  • Who is allowed to edit the content: Directly on DFS folder

Please read the following documents to learn more about how to set these two lists of users:

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